Hope is desire and expectation. Hope is that which you expect and that you are sure will satisfy your deepest desires. Both in our world and in scripture we encounter two types of hope: false hope and true hope. Lamentations 3 presents us with both: False hope—vs. 18 “So I say, “My splendor is gone and all that I had hoped from the Lord.” And true hope—vs. 21, “Yet this I call to mind and therefore I have hope: Because of the Lord’s great love..."